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. president obama and mitt romney with dueling campaign events in the state of ohio tonight. governor romney's event on the right, mr. obama's on the left. we'll go live to our correspondents at both rallies shortly and jump in at any point in either candidate is making some news. >>> new polling as well. late numbers just coming in tonight and new endorsements including colin powell weighing in today. >>> also tonight, a very different look inside the campaign from presidential historian doug brinkley who got an opportunity to watch his tore being made as well as what president obama called mitt romney. it rhymes with, well, show-bidder. it's causing outrage tonight. this, on the other hand, there may be reason for the romney campaign to cheer. the breaking news. the abc news/"washington post" tracking poll now has mitt romney ahead by three points and more crucially, hitting the 50% mark for the first time. in our own cnn poll of polls, governor romney currently enjoys a one-point lead, 48-47. as you no doubt know, the race will boil down to a few key states and tonight, we also have new n
important ohio is. president obama holding a four-point lead in this new poll, slightly outside the margin of error and significantly right at the crucial 50% mark. so the question is, what is driving the numbers in ohio right now? chief national correspondent john king has some answers. >> well, anderson, that narrow ohio lead for the president is within the poll's sampling error but it is yet another poll showing the president with a small persistent lead in the state of ohio. let's take a closer look at why it is happening in this state that is so important in the pick for president. here's the main reason right here. governor romney gets the republicans. the president gets the democrats but at the moment, in our survey, the president has a narrow lead among ohio voters who define themselves as independents. that is the battleground in a big battleground state, if you win the independents you are likely to win. governor romney close but the president with an important edge among independent voters. there's also an age divide, if you look at likely voters in ohio. among voters under the
states will almost certainly be barack obama. but wait, not so fast, apparently outselling obama and romney is another potential masked candidate, somebody with youth, gender and popularity, firmly on her side. madam president, honey boo-boo. a proud nation awaits. that's all for us tonight. "ac 3 6 0" starts now. >>> good evening, everyone. 10:00 on the east coast. with just two weeks to go until the presidential race is now laser focused on a handful of battleground states and undecided voters. it's too early to tell whether last night's debate moved the needle for either campaign but we do know both men kept the fact checkers busy all night and through today, even tonight. for governor romney's part he surprised a lot of the estimated 59 million people who watched the debate by spending a lot of the night agreeing with president obama. >> with regards to iraq, you and i agreed, i believe, that there should have been a status of forces agreement and i concurred in that and said we should have some number of troops. that was something i concurred with. >> i believe as the presid
obama. >> with regards to iraq, you and i agreed, i believe, that there should have been a status of forces agreement and i concurred in that and said we should have some number of troops. that was something i concurred with. >> i believe as the president indicated, and said at the time, that i supported his action there. >> i want to underscore the same point the president made. >> i couldn't agree more about going forward but i certainly don't want to go back to the policies of the last four years. >> well, there was one of those agreements, in particular, about withdrawing u.s. troops from afghanistan that got our attention. watch. >> well, we're going to be finished by 2014 and when i'm president, we'll make sure we bring our troops out by the end of 2014. >> keeping them honest, when governor romney was entering the presidential race in june of 2011, he was saying just the opposite. in fact, slamming president obama's timetable for leaving afghanistan. listen. >> announcing a withdrawal date, that was wrong. the taliban may not have watches but they do have calendars. >> pres
not throwing him under the bus. >> we saw the obama campaign jump on this pretty quickly. do they plan to keep those attacks up beyond today? >> well, to the extent that this continues to be part of the new cycle, certainly. they believe they have been trying to paint the portrait. when it comes to women's health issues and them having control over their own bodies and the republican party is dangerous. the campaign jumping on this right away and the traveling campaign saying that the president thought that this was outrageous and he demeaning to women. it was the d&c that was pushing this hard today where they were laying out and trying to make this argument where mitt romney and the republican party would be dangerous for women and they should be concerned about this as they head to the polls. because this is the kind of thing that you see with the republican congress and president. >> ahead, what new polls shows as well. could the comments help the as well? . announcer ] really. alka-seltzer plus cold and cough fights your worst cold symptoms, plus has a fast acting antihistamine to relieve
and they disagree on policies regarding exceptions for rape and incest, but still support him." obama's campaign said they are not pulling the ad. and we spoke about the comments to john mccain. dan lothian joins us now the later debate stalled some progress. we haven't seen a lot of the poll numbers. now his team, spent a date on the it wassive over this. does this story concern them at all? >> i think it asks, anderson, you can tell by the fact that senior romney advisers out of sight all day long. we didn't see them in nevada or here in iowa. and i think this is what happens when the romney campaign has a narrative. a news psych ill ocycle out of . they put out that statement, saying what they wanted on to do with the pro-richard mourdock ad, one of their top surrogates, kelly ayotte, on his vice presidential list of potential running mates, she already went out and said she was not going to be joining richard mourdock on the campaign trail today, and shortly thereafter, that statement was put out, saying they still support him, but don't agree on the views on whether or not god intend for a
with the romney campaign. dan lothian is covering team oba obama. jim, the governor seemed to have some momentum then the later debate stalled some progress perhaps. we haven't seen a lot of poll numbers. now his team has spent a valuable campaign day on the defensive over this. does this story concern them overall? >> i think it does, anderson, and you can tell by the fact that senior romney advisers were really out of sight all day long. we did not see them at either of the big campaign events that he had today. in nevada and here in iowa. and i think this is what happens when the romney campaign has a narrative, a news cycle that sort of gets out of its control. and we saw that happen earlier today. before they put out that statement saying what they wanted to do with that pro-richard mourdock ad and whether or not they would continue to support him, one of their top surrogates, new hampshire senator kelly ayotte, who was on his vice presidential list of potential running mates, she already went out and said that she was not going to be joining richard mourdock out on the campaign trail today
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